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Sign Him Or Let Him Go?

Part of the annual offseason routine for every team is evaluating which players with expiring contracts should be signed to extensions, and which should be allowed to leave, either to another team or to retirement.

One of the hardest such cases to predict is that of Dallas punter Mat McBriar, whose contract expired at the end of the Cowboys' season … which expired earlier than most expected when Dallas missed the playoffs. McBriar is 32 years old. That's getting up there for running backs, but for punters, it's middle-aged, at best. Houston's Matt Burk is the grand old man of NFL punters, at 43 years old... Recommended Stories